Compaq secures £16.5m Halifax deal

Compaq this week secured a £16.5 million deal with the Halifax, the UK's largest building society.
Written by Arif Mohamed, Contributor

Compaq beat IBM and Olivetti to the contract and will supply the Halifax with 12,000 133MHz Pentium-based Deskpro 2000 PCs, and 220 166MHz Pentium-based ProLiant 4500 and 1500 servers. All machines will run under Windows NT, replacing the company's legacy front-office Philips/DEC system which also includes Compaq PC and server hardware.

Compaq can be contacted by telephone on 0181-332 3000.

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